Science:Wired reports on how climate change is affecting, or will affect the wine industry.
Pea aphids have appropriated a gene for color pigment from a fungus, and it is now part of the aphid's genome, according to NPR.
Wired reports on a gene that makes it possible for a flatworm to grow a new head.
Politics: (or Christianity)
CNN points out that Justice Stevens, who is about to retire, is the only Protestant member of the US Supreme Court. (There are two Jews, and six Catholics.)
Image source (public domain)